lure2 (c.1300)

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lure2 (c.1300)


[ FEW: 5,439b luctari; Gdf: 5,48c luire 2; GdfC: ; TL: 5,719 luitier (luire); DEAF: ; DMF:  luire 2; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: 1653b luctari ]


1to copulate
( c.1300; MS: s.xivm )  En temps de ver quant amail a lure fest, Luy madles od femelles cum dreit est  1391


en lure
(of animals, in the mating season) on heat
( c.1300; MS: s.xivm )  Luy temps fu chaud, ce fu en estee, Qe bestes sunt en lure  1386
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